'Downtown Strong' initiative aims to revitalize downtown Louisville area, kick-start tourism

'DOWNTOWN STRONG' INITIATIVE AIMS TO REVITALIZE DOWNTOWN LOUISVILLE AREA, KICK-START TOURISM

A new initiative dubbed "Downtown Strong" is aimed at kick-starting tourism in the downtown area while also revitalizing the neighborhood.

Drying out

DRYING OUT

Conditions will soon begin drying out across Kentuckiana.

 
 
 
Take a look inside the Derby Museum's 'Horsing Around With Art' exhibit

TAKE A LOOK INSIDE THE DERBY MUSEUM'S 'HORSING AROUND WITH ART' EXHIBIT

More than 80 Louisville students' art is featured in an exhibit at the Kentucky Derby Museum.

Kentucky to conduct audit to ensure all COVID-19 deaths reported to state

KENTUCKY TO CONDUCT AUDIT TO ENSURE ALL COVID-19 DEATHS REPORTED TO STATE

After recent lapses in review measures with local health departments, the state of Kentucky plans to review all COVID-19 deaths that...

 
 
 
Bars, restaurants, slew of other Kentucky businesses allowed to increase capacity to 60%

BARS, RESTAURANTS, SLEW OF OTHER KENTUCKY BUSINESSES ALLOWED TO INCREASE CAPACITY TO 60%

The capacity bump is allowed to go into effect on Friday.

Southern Indiana man sentenced in deadly shooting of coworker at Big O' Tires

SOUTHERN INDIANA MAN SENTENCED IN DEADLY SHOOTING OF COWORKER AT BIG O' TIRES

The southern Indiana man charged with murder following a 2019 shooting at Big O Tires was sentenced on Monday.

 
 
 
WATCH: Clifty Falls waterfall in southern Indiana rages after weekend rain

WATCH: CLIFTY FALLS WATERFALL IN SOUTHERN INDIANA RAGES AFTER WEEKEND RAIN

The weekend rain is swelling creeks and rivers, and its making for a pretty epic waterfall in southern Indiana.

UofL center Malik Williams out for 4-6 weeks after reinjuring right foot

UOFL CENTER MALIK WILLIAMS OUT FOR 4-6 WEEKS AFTER REINJURING RIGHT FOOT

While the injury does not require surgery, Williams could be out for the remainder of the season.

 
 
 
Downtown restaurant rebranding to fast-growing pizza concept

DOWNTOWN RESTAURANT REBRANDING TO FAST-GROWING PIZZA CONCEPT

A relatively new restaurant in Downtown Louisville is rebranding to a fast-growing pizza concept owned by the same restaurant group.

Police: Missing child killed, dumped in Ohio River; mother charged

POLICE: MISSING CHILD KILLED, DUMPED IN OHIO RIVER; MOTHER CHARGED

A missing boy from Middletown is believed to be dead and his mother and her boyfriend are now facing charges after admitting he was...

 
 
 
New Johnson & Johnson vaccine expected to arrive in Louisville on Monday

NEW JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE EXPECTED TO ARRIVE IN LOUISVILLE ON MONDAY

This vaccine, which was approved for emergency use over the weekend, is the third on the market for the U.S., and the only of the the...

Drying out Monday

DRYING OUT MONDAY

WLKY Meteorologist Matt Milosevich has a drier trend in the forecast and the latest on rising river levels.

 
 
 
Future forecast: After very wet weekend, say hello to drier skies

FUTURE FORECAST: AFTER VERY WET WEEKEND, SAY HELLO TO DRIER SKIES

GOOD NEWS LOOKING AHEAD: Rain chances are out of town as drier skies return for the next several days.

Sellersburg community celebrates Silver Creek state championship

SELLERSBURG COMMUNITY CELEBRATES SILVER CREEK STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

Fans gathered inside the Silver Creek High School gym Sunday night to recognize the girls basketball program's first state championship

 
 
 
Golfers wore red and black in honor of Tiger Woods during Sunday's play

GOLFERS WORE RED AND BLACK IN HONOR OF TIGER WOODS DURING SUNDAY'S PLAY

"To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time," Woods said on Twitter.

Drier skies arrive Monday

DRIER SKIES ARRIVE MONDAY

 
 
 
Rain chances wrap up tonight

RAIN CHANCES WRAP UP TONIGHT

WLKY Meteorologist Chris Johnson says the rain chances wrap up tonight with drier skies ahead.

Tuition fund honors slain Indiana University football player

TUITION FUND HONORS SLAIN INDIANA UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL PLAYER

An Indianapolis high school is naming a new scholarship fund in honor of alum Chris Beaty

 
 
 
City officials say Sunday floods could be result of rising river level

CITY OFFICIALS SAY SUNDAY FLOODS COULD BE RESULT OF RISING RIVER LEVEL

On Sunday many living in the Metro woke up to vehicles stuck on the street, and barricades blocking roads after record rainfall beginning...

No. 6 Louisville women claims ACC title with 78-61 win at Notre Dame

NO. 6 LOUISVILLE WOMEN CLAIMS ACC TITLE WITH 78-61 WIN AT NOTRE DAME

Dana Evans and No. 6 Louisville took care of business quickly Sunday and wrapped up their fourth straight regular-season Atlantic Coast...

 
 
 



Angelina Jolie sells off Winston Churchill painting from Brad Pitt for $11.5M

Angelina Jolie sells off Winston Churchill painting from Brad Pitt for $11.5M

Pitt bought it for $2.95 million in 2011. Read more ...

49. Preston County, West Virginia

49. Preston County, West Virginia

Projected days of extreme precipitation in 2050:- Low emissions scenario: 225 - High emissions scenario: 225 Read more ...

Iowa DPH announces 17 counties to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines

Iowa DPH announces 17 counties to receive Johnson & Johnson vaccines

The Iowa Department of Public Health announced Monday that only some Iowa counties will receive doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Mitt Romney knocked unconscious, suffers black eye during fall

Mitt Romney knocked unconscious, suffers black eye during fall

Sen. Mitt Romney was knocked unconscious when he fell in Boston over the weekend, leaving him with “a lot of stitches” and a black eye. “I took a fall. Knocked me unconscious... Read more ...

Mother charged with attempted murder after newborn was found in trash can

Mother charged with attempted murder after newborn was found in trash can

Prosecutors say the newborn boy was inside two knotted plastic grocery bags when he was found in the trash can. Read more ...

Wake spreading J&J vaccine doses among smaller providers

Wake spreading J&J vaccine doses among smaller providers

More than 4 million doses of Johnson and Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine were on their way to hospitals across the country Monday, and thousands will arrive in North... Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...